Definition of Stylomastoid vein
1. Noun. A vein that drains the tympanic cavity and empties into the retromandibular vein.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Stylomastoid Vein
Literary usage of Stylomastoid vein
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"It receive the stylomastoid vein, and some tributaries from the cranial surface of the auricula. The occipital vein (r. occipital is) begins in a ..."
2. Anatomy of the Human Body by Henry Gray (1918)
"It receive the stylomastoid vein, and some tributaries from the cranial surface of the auricula. The occipital vein (r. occipitalis] begins in a plexus at ..."
3. A Laboratory Manual of Human Anatomy by Lewellys Franklin Barker, Dean De Witt Lewis, Daniel Graisberry Revell (1904)
"Tributaries of the posterior facial vein (V. facialis posterior). (a) Articular mandibular veins (Vv. articulares mandibulares). (b) stylomastoid vein ( V. ..."